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Gophers slam Spartans in season opener

The top-ranked Golden Gopher men's hockey team dominated Michigan, 5-1 in the season opener at Mariucci Arena Friday night. Ben Marshall, Nick Bjugstad, Christian Isackson, Erik Haula and Travis Boyd scored for the Gophers.
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The top-ranked Golden Gopher men's hockey team dominated Michigan, 5-1 in the season opener at Mariucci Arena Friday night. Ben Marshall, Nick Bjugstad, Christian Isaackson, Erik Haula and Travis Boyd scored for the Gophers.

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